SWATTING SEASON: Skeeters and other winged pests seem worse than ever.
By DOUG O'HARRA, Anchorage Daily News
Published: June 12, 2005
They buzz and bite and swarm. They drive people indoors,
torment gardeners, stampede the tourists.
It's the Incredible Return of the Bugs, sequel to last spring's
fierce hatch, and many people say they've never been pricked
and pestered with such vengeance.
We're talking jillions here: mosquitoes, aphids, dragonflies,
midges, gnats, hornets, beetles and assorted creepy-crawlies
with all those weird Latin names.
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